Active and passive voice: anglerfish

4 - Writing Ideas

Inspired by Nature Worksheet

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Writing Ideas

  • Watch the related clip below. We learn that a male anglerfish will spend much of its life searching for a female. Once he has found a female, he uses his teeth to attach himself to her body. Imagine that you have just witnessed this bizarre behaviour from the confines of your deep-sea submarine. Record this event in your marine wildlife journal.
  • The dark zone is staging its annual Ugliest Creature of the Ocean competition. Sir Steven Squid has awarded Angus Anglerfish the gold medal. Write Sir Steven’s adjudication remarks.

Related Clip

A male anglerfish gets very attached to a female!


Credit: BBC One – The Planet Earth